To the peninsula of Taytao, about 45° 45' S.
And the highest point on Taytao peninsula to 3937 ft.
Of the Taytao peninsula (lat.
The Taytao peninsula, incorrectly called the Tres Montes on some maps, is a westward projection of the mainland, with which it is connected by the narrow isthmus of Ofqui, over which the natives and early missionaries were accustomed to carry their boats between the Moraleda Channel and Gulf of Penas.
Below the Taytao peninsula is the broad open Gulf of Penas, which carries the coast-line eastward fully ioo m.
The large Gulf of Penas, south of Taytao peninsula, is open to the westerly storms of the Pacific, but it affords entrance to several natural harbours.
A noteworthy peculiarity of southern Chile, from the Taytao peninsula (about 46° 50' S.
Most of the woods used in construction and manufactures are found between the Bio-Bio river and the Taytao peninsula, among which are the alerce (Fitzroya patagonica), cipres or Chiloe cypress (Libocedrus tetragona), the Chilean cypress (L.